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Virginia -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 122 Collections and/or Records:

Letter to Eugenia S. Gatewood (Massie) and Samuel V. Gatewood, 1861 February 1

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Scope and Contents Written from VMI, Lexington, Virginia. Letter discusses the family's runaway slave, Jesse, and mentions willingness of cadets to fight to "save Virginia."

Letter to Eugenia S. Gatewood (Massie) and Samuel V. Gatewood, 1861 March 10

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Scope and Contents Written from VMI, Lexington, Virginia. Letter discusses squad drill, general news, and speculates about Virginia secession and the War.

Letter to Eugenia S. Gatewood (Massie) and Samuel V. Gatewood, 1861 February 1

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Identifier: https://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll11/id/1856

Letter to Eugenia S. Gatewood (Massie) and Samuel V. Gatewood, 1861 March 10

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Identifier: https://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll11/id/1860

Letter to father, 1862 August 26

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Scope and Contents Written from Alexandria, Virginia. Letter regards James M. Drake's views on slavery, discusses the beauty of the city, mentions inaccuracy of northern war news, and discusses Union officers' view of Stonewall Jackson.

Letter to father, 1862 August 26

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Identifier: http://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll11/id/3668

Letter to Garnett Andrews, 1865 March 28

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Scope and Contents One letter from Charles W. Turner to Major Garnett Andrews, commander of the 2nd Foreign Battalion. In the letter, Charles W. Turner discussions his commission, other soldiers, and asks to be appointed 1st Lieutenant in Andrews' unit.

Letter to Garnett Andrews, 1865 March 28

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Identifier: http://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll11/id/1505

Letter to J. G. Richardson, 1864 December 13

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Scope and Contents Written from "in the field" near Petersburg, Virginia. Letter describes in detail the destruction of the Weldon Railroad by Union troops and the burning buildings in Sussex Courthouse, Virginia.

Letter to J. G. Richardson, 1864 December 13

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Identifier: http://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll11/id/1718